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  • Lamoni chiropractor loses license over charges of sexual contact, exorcisms

    LAMONI — A Lamoni chiropractor who engaged in sexual contact with patients and performed exorcisms is losing his license.
    April 16, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Why did Iowa Supreme Court side with reservoir landowners?

    On Friday, April 10, the Iowa Supreme Court announced they were siding with the landowners in the case of the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's res ...
    April 15, 2015 - 4:49 pm
  • Clarke County audit report released

    Hunt and Associates, P.C., certified public accountants, released an audit report on Clarke County.T ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:57 am
  • Osceola native Perez graduates from Universal Technical Institute

    LISLE, Ill. — Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI), the nation’s leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • Urbandale man charged with St. Charles robbery

    DES MOINES – Hassam Fayiz Abusharkh, 35, of Urbandale, appeared in federal court on a criminal complaint alleging that Abusharkh robbed the Farmers an ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • Permit-to- carry class planned

    RUSSELL — Russell Sportsmen’s Club will hold an Iowa permit-to-carry class 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at 41570 280th Ave., southwest of Russell. 
    April 15, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • McIntire-Barnett shares her story about singing with Simon Estes

    LAMONI — Lamoni native Leah McIntire-Barnett, daughter of Dennis and Kathleen McIntire, will be performing with Simon Estes and four area choirs on Su ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:55 am
  • Interstate 35 audit report released

    Hunt and Associates, P.C., certified public accountants, released an audit report on Interstate 35 Community School District in Truro.
    April 15, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • Graceland University makes top 10 list of Iowa Best Value Colleges

    LAMONI – Graceland University has been ranked seventh in Iowa in a recent study offering a list of the Iowa best value colleges conducted by SmartAsse ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:54 am
  • O’Grady joins NSCS

    GRAND RIVER — Michaela Rose O’Grady of Grand River has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS).
    April 15, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • Pillars Grant application due date changed

    For the remainder of 2015, Clarke County Development Corporation (CCDC) will be accepting grant applications on a quarterly basis rather than a monthl ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • ICA names young producers taking part in 2015 leadership program

    AMES – Seventeen young Iowa cattle producers from around the state are participating in the 2015 Young Cattlemen’s Leadership Program (YCLP). The Iowa ...
    April 15, 2015 - 9:51 am
  • iVantage names Clarke County Hospital top 100 critical access hospital

    Clarke County Hospital in Osceola was recently named one of the iVantage Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in the United States.
    April 15, 2015 - 9:51 am
  • Word play

    All it takes is making the right words flow one after the other.Clarke’s speech team members Timber ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Your New Store Front

    Starting a new business can be a daunting, risky venture, but Osceola Chamber Main Street (OCMS) is offering a way to smooth the start up.
    April 15, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Supreme Court favors landowners in CCRC reservoir project

    The highest court in the state of Iowa has issued their verdict in the case of the Clarke County Reservoir Commission’s (CCRC) reservoir project.
    April 14, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month

    April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month. In addition, Testicular Cancer Awareness Week is April 1-7.
    April 7, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • Biggest Loser contestant to hold workout at Clay Street Gym

    On Saturday, April 11, at 3 p.m., people can join the Clay Street Gym for a workout led by The Biggest Loser: Season 12 contestant Vinny Hickerson. 
    April 7, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Branstad proclaims April 16 Health Care Decisions Day in Iowa

    Most people have some idea of how they would like to die – perhaps peacefully in their sleep or surrounded by loved ones. Unfortunately, most people a ...
    April 7, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Celebrate Earth Day in Lamoni

    LAMONI — Big Creek Farms, Graceland University and Practical Farmers of Iowa are teaming to celebrate Earth Day with a range of food-, farm- and soil- ...
    April 7, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Whitham attains PhD

    Monica Whitham, Clarke Community High School 1997 graduate, earned a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Arizona in May 2014.
    April 7, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Iowa state parks featured in America’s top family fishing and boating spots sweepstakes

    LEON — The Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation (RBFF) is searching for the top 100 family fishing and boating spots across the nation, and sev ...
    April 7, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Loebsack representative to hold office hours

    Congressman Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, will have a member of his staff in southern Iowa for open office hours.
    April 7, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Festive Fourth

    The Fourth of July celebration in Osceola is the city’s biggest event of the year. However, it takes a lot of work to make a four-day celebration run ...
    April 15, 2015 - 10:10 am
  • Local businesses offering free session on aging wellness

    HCI Care Services is hosting another free, new community event for family caregivers as part of its Family Caregiver College series.
    April 7, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Staying Alert (Iowa)

    There’s another way to stay up to the minute on breaking news — Alert Iowa — and it’s being used by Clarke County Emergency Management.
    April 15, 2015 - 4:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Prom is coming up. What do enjoy most about the event?
    Dancing
    Dressing up
    Eating the dinner
    Taking pictures with friends